BHEL wins Rs 2,900 cr order from NTPC

Heavy machinery maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited said it won four orders for emission control equipment from power producer NTPC, worth about Rs 2,900 cr, The orders involve the supply and installation of Flue Gas Desulphurization (FGD) systems for control of SOx emissions at NTPC’s...

GAIL awards Rs 125-cr pipeline order to Ratnamani

GAIL India Ltd said it awarded the first contract for purchase of the 108 km, 24-inch diameter pipes under the Barauni—Guwahati segment of the Jagdishpur—Haldia & Bokaro-Dhamra Natural Gas Pipeline (JHBDPL) project to M/s Ratnamani for Rs 125 crore. “Line pipe procurement activities for the...

Solar power overtakes wind in India

Solar power has emerged as the fastest growing segment within the renewable energy sector in India, overtaking the long-time favorite wind power. According to data from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, wind power was the clear winner till about 2014, but has clearly...